Brooklyn Fashion Weekend Spring/Summer 2012 – Part I

On Saturday, October 1st, I attended one of the shows of Brooklyn Fashion Week{end} (BKFW), held at Industry City at Bush Terminal. BKFW is presented twice a year by Brooklyn Style Foundation, a nonprofit organization that provides emerging, low-income designers with the tools necessary to be successful in the fashion industry. This year’s theme was “Fashion Freedom.” Exciting up-and-coming designers from around the globe were given … Continue reading Brooklyn Fashion Weekend Spring/Summer 2012 – Part I

Would you like to become a famous fashion designer?

Designer Rebecca Minkoff is offering fans the opportunity to redesign her classic Minkoff Morning After Clutch, in a virtual design competition in partnership with polyvore.com. The interactive website provides you with everything from leather to hardware, and all you have to do is assemble your original design with a background image, along with the story behind your creation. The designer, herself, will select 10 finalists … Continue reading Would you like to become a famous fashion designer?